How weather data helps to improve our power grid

Our power grid can handle more energy – depending on the weather. With the help of meteorological data, network operators adjust the capacity of their power lines to the climatic conditions. For a so-called smart dynamic line rating, they install weather stations on their power pylons.

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Difficult forecasts: how the Coronavirus is creating trouble for meteorologists

COVID-19 is even influencing our weather – or at least how well we can predict it.

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The fight against slippery roads – with or without snow

Although there are not many signs of winter at the beginning of this year, the technical department from Offenburg (TBO) have been in operation for a long time, the constant changes in the weather conditions show that the number of inspection trips is constantly high.

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Wind gust measurement with Lufft Ventus and V200A

What can a gust of wind do, how is it defined and how can you measure gusts reliably and without additional accessories

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